WWSC workshop June 2024

WWSC workshop June 2021

Summer Workshop 2024

Welcome to the 2024 WWSC Summer Workshop!

Open for WWSC members and invited guests only. Registration is now closed.
The workshop is held at Vildmarkshotellet, Kolmården

Monday June 17

Day 1

09.00 Bus leaving Stockholm Cityterminalen

10.00 Bus leaving Katrineholm C

11.30 Lunch

12:30 Welcome address
Eva Malmström, Center Director

12:40 Nanopolysaccharide Gelation in Bioproduct Development and Advancing Circularity
Orlando Rojas, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

13:20 Engineering Nanocellulose for Biomedical and Agriculture Applications
Gil Garnier, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

14:00  Fungi: Nature’s Biotechnological Marvels for Biomass Valorization
Amparo Jimenez Quero, Chalmers

14:20 Coffee break

14:50 Engineering Materials for a Circular Economy
Ulrike Wegst, Northeastern University, Boston, USA

15.30 Short break

15:40 Pitch session

16:40 Short break

16:50  Poster session

18:30 End of Day 1

19:30 Dinner

Tuesday June 18

Day 2

09:00 Allocated time for research project meetings and WWSC LG meeting

10:00 Plant Bioelectronics and Biohybrids
Eleni Stavrinidou, LiU

10:40 Coffee break

11:10 Revisiting Ion Selectivity of Cellulose Acetate Membra
Benny Freeman, The University of Texas at Austin, USA

11:50 Entrepreneurial session
Jowan Rostami, Cellufy
Karl Håkansson, CelluXtreme
Joanna Wojtasz, TreeToTextile
Johannes Bintinger, n-ink

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Sustainability-Driven Research and Development for Innovative Solutions
Tassia Lopes Junqueira, LNBR/CNPEM, Brazil

14:40 WWSC Program meetings (Program I – IV)
including coffee break

16:30 Science-as-Art

18:30 End of Day 2

19:30 Dinner

Wednesday June 19

Day 3

09:00 Last check-out from hotel room

09:00 Wood-based photocurable biopolymers
Chunlin Xu, Åbo Akademi, Finland

09:40 Impact of emulsification parameters and ingredients on the characteristics of O/W pickering emulsions stabilized by colloidal lignin particles
Oihana Gordobil, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), San Sebastian, Spain

10:00 Coffee break

10:30 Light-Emitting Electrochemical Cells:  Basic Understanding for Functional and Sustainable Devices
Ludvig Edman, Umeå University

11:10 Concluding remarks

11:30 Lunch

13:30 Buses leaving Vildmarkshotellet, arriving at Katrineholm C ca 14.00, and Stockholm C ca 15.00


For questions regarding your registration contact Linda Fogeström email